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The "Toa Mata Band" is made up of several tiny robotic LEGO figures programmed to play a variety of instruments.
The robot band can perform a pre-programmed song or play live with a human operator adding commands to the MIDI sequence in real-time
Each bot's arms are controlled by an Arduino Uno connected to an iPad running Nord Beat, a MIDI sequencer app
The tiny bots essentially perform a MIDI sequence by hitting the instrument they're facing when prompted
So far, Acito has used a range of different synthesizers and drum machines, including some vintage equipment.
An Italian music producer created the Toa Mata Band out of tiny robotic LEGO figures programmed to play a variety of instruments
Each member of the band is constructed from LEGO Bionicle pieces rigged with rubber bands and pulleys
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